The Democrats' sweeping attempt to rewrite U.S. election and voting law stalled in the Senate Tuesday, blocked by a wall of Republican opposition to what would have been the largest overhaul of the electoral system in a generation.
By Brian Slodysko, Christina A. Cassidy, Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
The Senate will take a key vote next week on a sweeping rewrite of voting and election law, setting up a dramatic test of Democratic unity on a top priority that Republicans are vowing to block.
By Brian Slodysko, Christina A. Cassidy, Associated Press
The Senate has overwhelmingly approved legislation aiming to boost semiconductor production in the U.S. The bill is a bid to protect economic and national security in the face of growing international competition, most notably from China.
By Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Democrats say the commission is crucial to reckoning what happened that day, when a violent mob of Trump's supporters broke into the Capitol to try and overturn President Joe Biden's victory.
By Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press
By Lisa Mascaro, Associated Press
Last week Delta Air Lines, Coca-Cola and Major League Baseball voiced opposition to Georgia's new restrictive voting laws.
By Summer Ballentine, Jim Salter, Associated Press
He made the surprise announcement in a video Monday, making him the fifth Republican in the Senate to bow out rather than seek another term in a party searching for direction after President Donald Trump.
By Alan Fram, Associated Press
President Joe Biden and Democrats have agreed to tighten eligibility limits for stimulus checks. This is a concession to party moderates, and it comes as leaders prepare to move their $1.9 trillion COVID-relief bill through the Senate.
By News Desk and Associated Press
The nation passed the grim milestone on Monday, just over a year after the first confirmed U.S. fatality of the pandemic.
By Steve Peoples, Jill Colvin, Brian Slodysko, Associated Press
Leading GOP strategists say the exploding feud is a distraction at best and, at worst, a direct threat to a political comeback.
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